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SOCIETY
(Continued From Third_Page l_
Paggs, Mrs. Peter A. Hazes, Mrs. W. B.
Fhaw. Mrs. George N. Thompson, Mrs.
Douglas E. Winstead. Mrs. Benjamin
Soule Gantz, Mrs. Edward Campbell
Shields, Mrs. William j. Corcoran and
Maj. and Mrs. Frederick Patterson.
Mr. and Mrs. James Franklin Mc
Crary of Asheboro, N. C , are in Wash
ington on their wedding journey and
are returning South tonight. Mrs.
McCrary formerly was Miss Martha
Morrison of Hartsville, S. C„ the wed
ding of January 16 being one of the
Important social events in that section
of the State.
Mrs. Thomas George Ryan of Brook
lyn. N. Y., is a guest at the home of
Thomas L. MeEneany at 1360 Otis place
northwest. This is her first visit to
ITa; hington
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ryan recently
announced at a dinner the engagement
of their daughter Cynthia Katherine to
Mr. Joseph Francis MeEneany. son of
Mr. MeEneany. who is a patent at
torney with the Bell Laboratories in
New York City. Miss Ryan is a popular
member of the younger circle in the
Bay Ridge section, where she has a host
of friends.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Hepburn of
Philadelphia, Pa., are at the Carlton
for a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Moser of
New Orleans. La., are at the Hamilton
Hotel for a short time.
Mrs H W. Bean of Framingham
Center. Mass., is passing a few days at
the Dodge and is accompanied by Mrs.
Moses Ellis of Wellesley H'.lls, Mass.
The dinner of the Drama Guild of
Washington preceding the local pre
miere of Elmer Rice's comedy "See
Naples and Die” tonight at Wardman
Park will be attended by about 50
members of the guild and their guests.
Commissioner and Mrs. Luther H.
Reiehelderfer. Maj. Gen. and Mrs.
Mason M. Patrick, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas
W Sidwell. Col. and Mrs. John Otto
Johnson. Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Pat
terson. Miss Constance Brown and Miss
Hester Walker Beall are among the
guild members who will be present.
Mrs. Fulton Lewi-, acting president of
the guild, will entertain Mr. ar.d Mrs.
Albert W. Atwood. Dr. and Mrs. George
F. Bowerman. Mr. and Mrs. Rees D.
McDuffie, Mrs. Marie Moore Forrest and
Mr. Percy Burrell. Mr. Percy Mackaye
will be with Mrs. Alfred H Brooks.
Mr. and Mrs. Clifford K Berryman
will have as their guests Mr. and Mrs.
Ernest H Daniel. Mr. Edwin C.
Graham will entertain Mr. and Mrs.
John C. Koons. Comdr. and Mrs. E.
Roy McKenzie will be hosts to Cant
and Mrs. James H. Bogart and Dr. and
Mrs. Charles Keefer in thrir party.
Mrs, McKenzie is in charge of arrange
ments and Mrs. Maude Howell Smith
will be hostess for the evening.
St. Matthew’s Sodality
Concert and Dance Tonight.
The concert and dance under the aus
pices of St. Matthew's Sodality for the
benefit of the Southern Maryland mis
sions will be held at the Playhouse to
night. A splendid musical pregram has
been arranged, which will be followed
by dancing.
Miss Katherine Griffin will act as
chairman of the Floor Committee, as
sisted by Miss Mary O'Connor, Miss
Marguerita Schreiber and Miss Mary
Hannan.
The annual rally of the Sisterhood of
the Washington Hebrew Congregation
will be held Monday afternon at 2:30
o'clock In the temple. It promises to
maintain In every respect the high
artistic standards which the Sisterhood
has set for its yearly function. It
chances also that the rally is coinci
dent with the 27th anniversary of
the birth of the society. The pro
gram will be of unusual excellence. Aft
er the opening prayer by Mrs. Frederic
Pelzman the Sisterhood will introduce
! to a Washington audience Mrs. Reba
B. Cohen of Charles Town, W. Va., one
of the younger and talented reconteurs
in this country. She has high dramatic
and interpretive powers and will de
light her audience with several orig
inal selections. The Howard University
Glee Club, famous for its rendition of
spirituals, will be responsible for the
musical program. Our interest in the
Geneva Disarmament Conference" will
be discussed by Dr. Abram Simon. The
meeting will close with a tea and a re
ception to the members of the Sister
hood.
The Bell Club will give its pre-Lenten
| card party for the benefit of the build
ing fund, St. James’ Catholic Church,
' in the auditorium, at Thirty-seventh
1 street and Rhode Island avenue, in
Mount Rainier, Md„ Tuesday evening
; at 8 o'clock.
Mrs. Lillian Plumer and Mrs. Frances
Mutchler will be hostesses, assisted by
Mrs. Elizabeth Hastings, Mrs. Lillian
Green, Miss Rose Weser, Mrs. Archie
Fletcher, Mrs. Charles Monnmger, Mrs,
Thomas R. Graves, Mrs. Paul Hyson,
Mrs. Elizabeth Federline and Mrs. Marie
Murray.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E Good of St.
Paul. Minn., are at the Shoreham for
a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. David R. Smith came to
Washington yesterday from their home
in Stanley. N. Y„ to spend some time
and have taken an apartment at the
Wardm.an Park Hotel.
Miss Alice M. Pickard of Westbury,
Long Island, N. Y., has returned home
after spending several days in Wash
ington as the guest of Miss Leah E.
Elwood of the American Red Cross and
other friends who formerly were asso
ciated with Miss Pickard in the war
time Commission on Training Camp Ac
tivities in Washington.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lippman of
New York City are at the Willard dur
ing their Washington visit.
Mrs. Charles H. Hanks of Montclair.
N. J.. Is at the Carlton for several days,
accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. William
Rogers Westerfield. also of Montclair.
Miss Elin Berner of Stockholm, Swe
den. is at the Dodge for a brief time.
Miss Berner is head of the Home Eco
nomics Department in Stockholm and
is in this country in connection with
her work there.
Mrs. Lillian W. Bonner of Pelham
Manor, N. Y., is spending the week at
the Shoreham.
Mr. and Mrs. Elmer K. Bryant of
Atlanta. Ga , are at the Hamilton Ho
tel for a few' days.
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EINSTEINS ARE HONORED
Physicist and Wife Guests at Spe
cial Los Angeles Concert.
LOS ANGELES. January 29 yP).—Dr.
and Mrs. Albert E. Einstein were guests
of honor last night at a concert by the
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra,
featuring numbers by Jewish composers.
The noted physicist, himself a Ger
man Jew, is a skilled violinist and a
friend of Arthur Rodzlnskl, conductor
oi the orchestra.
TRADE maw ^ 11 9
At Sloan s Art Galleries
715 Thirteenth Street
REGISTERED
Dcrman Sale
(by Catalogue)
Being effects from the estate of Caroline V. Dor
man by order of the National Savings and Trust
Co., Executor, together with additions from the
Thompson and Other Estates. «.
Embracing In part \nhn**nn Drovclng Room Suite, AtlliE»«on
Carpet, linn lie Halt? Fraud Pinno. Antique and Modern Muhoj
nny Furniture. Oriental Husk. Valuable Painting:* and Water
color*. Itirli llrnperie*. Imported lSrle-a-Hrae, < arved Ivorlea,
Antique (lock*. SilverATnre, lleeorateil Screen*, Kmbrolderle*,
Rare Print*. French Furniture, l inen*, etc.
To Be Sold at Public Auction
Within Our GoUeries
715 13th Street
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday,
February 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th, 1932
At 2 P. M. Each Day
On Exhibition January 30th and February 1st
Catalogues on Application to
C. G. Sloan & Co., Inc., Auctioneers
— s_—
1314 F Street N. W.
LAST 2 DAYS!
SAfeE
Before inventory, we want to clear out our
limited lots . . . unusual bargains in every
department . . . many others besides those
listed here.
'fi&cULGe-cL
• $65 Large Suitcase.$32.50
• $20 Zipper Bag.$10
• $25 Man’s Hanger Case, $12.50
• $20 Man’s Toilet Kit.$10
• $6 Buxton Wallets..... .$2.95
• $10 Woman’s Hat Box._$5
• $50 Fitted Tray Case.$25
TO FIGHT TAX BILLS
Group Plans to Establish
Headquarters and State
Opposition at Hearing.
Getting under way with the fight
against the Mapes Committee tax plans
and other legislation that would in
crease the operating costs of truck op
erators here, the Commercial Motor
Vehicle Owners’ Association today was
prepared to establish headquarters and
perfect organization to press the cam
paign.
The board of governors of the as
sociation met yesterday at the United
States Chamber of Commerce and de
cided upon this step.
A committee was appointed to direct
the association’s opposition to the
Mapes Committee measures, which
would put a weight tax qn motor ve
hicles and increase the gasoline tax.
It was arranged also to have represent
Over SO Years of Quality Service
S Modern
liver Vault
For Valuables and
Invaluables
SAFETY for Silverware
and Heirlooms is insured
and assured by our Mod
ern, well lighted SILVER
W A R E S T O R A G E
VAULT.
Reasonable Charges
Estimates on Request
Merchants Transfer
and Storage Co.
JOHN L. NEWBOLD, Jr.. President
920-922 E St.—Nat. 6900
Storage—Movlnr—Packing—Shipping
ation at bus-truck regulation hear
ings in the Senate, and on a joint lo
cal committee dealing with the situa
tion In Virginia, where proposed in
creased fees threaten the principle of
reciprocity.
The committee on the Mapes pro
gram will be headed by Charles B.
Buck, vice president of the Merchants’
Transfer & Storage Co. It includes
Edgar Brawner, Charles P. Maloney,
C. E. Fries, Paul Lum and Jerome
Fanciulli. W. Spencer Brenizer will be
the representative of the association on
the joint committee.
The bus-truck situation will come be
fore the Senate Interstate Commerce
Committee next week, when a bill by
Senator Couzens, Republican, of Mich
igan, chairman of the committee to
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regulate Interestate carriers, will be
brought up for hearihg.
Yesterday’s meeting also indorsed the
McLeod financial responsibility bill for
vehicle operators.
Mr. Fanciulll, secretary of the as
sociation, said that several sites for
headquarters were in contemplation,
and that they would be inspected today.
SHORTRIDGE IMPROVING
Senator Shortridge of California,
operated on yesterday for a digestive
trouble, was described today at Emer
gency Hospital as "improving rapidly.”
The Senator entered the hospital
about a week ago.
Rich's twice-yearly
SALE
$6-90 & $3-90
former prices $10.50 +o $15
A clearance of Rich’s surplus stocks, includ
ing the smart distinctive models of autumn
and winter.
Strap Mules reduced to $2.90
All Sales Final
Sale of chiffon ^
hosiery, 85c pair L-r I H I—I
3 pairs, $2.45 " ■ ■
F St. at tenth
LANSBURGH’S
7th, 8th and E Sts.—NAtional 9800
Daytime Dresses
With New Fashion Details
•Waistlines that are on the “up and up ’
•Collars and sleeves that “do tricks ’
•Lively prints for effective trimming
•Shoulder capes that add width
Rayon prints of a quality
that approaches silk in its
appearance. . . . All-over
prints or plain colors with
print trimmings ... in such
good business colors —
blue, black, soft green,
rose and red—sizes 14 to
44. Each dress has one or
more of these style fea
tures . . . puff sleeves,
jabots, boleros, yokes, and
scalloped collars!
Is a Small Sum
(or Such Smart Frocks
Marty of Them All Silk!
Of course, it’s a special purchase. All silk
dresses at $2.95 are not the usual thing, and
these have the style and fit of the expensive
models from which they were copied! In
cluded are some very fine rayon prints. Plain
and printed combinations, solid colors, and
prints in a complete size range. Whether you
wear a 14 or a 50, you’ll find your sizel
DOOLITTLE TO ATTEND
AERO CLUB RECEPTION
Will Come Here Prior to Return
to Two Week* of Duty at
Selfridge Field.
Maj. James H. Doolittle, one of the
world's foremost aviators, is to return
to active duty with the Army Air Corps
for a period of two weeks beginning
about February 1 at Selfridge Field,
Mich.
MaJ. Doolittle is due here tomorrow
night and will be the guest of honor at
the annual reception held under the
auspices of the Aero Club of Washing
ton.
Since his resignation from the Air
Corps more than a year ago, Doolittle
has held a major's commission in the
Air Corps Reserve. While on active
duty next month he Is to make a num
ber of altitude flights In standard Army
pursuit planes to test effects of low tem
perature, under service conditions, on
various grades of lubricating oil.
Doolittle has won world fame through '
his experimental work In aviation. He
Is the only man to take an airplane off,
flying a course, return to his starting
point and land without seeing outside
the airplane cockpit. He was winner of
the Schneider trophy competition in
1926. He recently made a dawn-dusk
flight connecting the capitals of Can
ada, the United States and Mexico.
Regulate Church Bells.
FFRROL, Spain <&).—Churches toll
ing bells will be taxed and the hours
they may toll will be restricted, so as
not to disturb sleepers, the City Coun
cil has decided.
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Oil from the Jaw of porpoises Is being
used as lubricant for fine mechanisms.
The New
Easier Way
To Wax Your
FLOORS!
Just Wipe It On!
No Hard Rubbing!
"CELLO-WAX"
Dries with a Hard, Lasting Lustre!
I
Pint ... -75c
Quart . .$1.25
Gallon . $4.50
—C ELL 0-W A X is a perfected
preparation for the treatment of all
types of floors. Its application leaves
a hard cellophane-like surface that is
brilliant without being slippery.
—CELLO-WAX requires no hard
rubbing or polishing as ordinary
waxes do. It is applied easily and
quickly, and in fifteen to twenty min
utes it will dry with a LUSTRE.
Any one is able to apply CELLO
WAX.
See Also
Demonstration on Sale
Street Floor Third Floor
Av#.—E |MK 0
Inner-Spring Mattress
And Box SPRING
Use the
Budget
Plan
An Outfit
Made to Sell
for $49.50
Sold Separately
Box Spring, $14.50
Mattress, $13.00
—If you want to know what it means to have a
really luxurious rest, try an inner-spring mat
tress and box spring! And if you want a real
value—buy this outfit now. Both mattress and
box spring are covered with striped sateen. All
sizes. Note these features—
Mattress it fully 6 ins. thick. Noiseless Steel inner springs.
Hand-tufted with braid. Finished with lock-stitch roll edge.
4 screen ventilators at sides. Superior inner-spring unit upholstered
Covered with Striped Sateen in with 32 lbs. felt.
green or orchid. Box Spring covered with Sateen to match.
Bed Third
Dept. Floor.

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